Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7100

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 0.95 x 1.2 x 1.3 cm (3/8 x 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2920

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj). Light green, broken, bored.

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7100. 1924:excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition